December 1, 2012 Local Aurora area businessman Dave Werner has been elected to become the 2013 Chairman of the Board of Directors of the National Portable Storage Association

The National Portable Storage Association (NPSA) formed in 2003 to represent the interests of companies and employees in the portable storage industry. The portable storage industry rents, and sells storage containers, shipping containers, storage trailers for countless applications. These companies rent, lease, or sell to a wide range of users including the retail industry, construction industry, manufacturers, consumers, and a multitude of other industries. The NPSA provides industry professionals with effective support before local, state and federal government agencies, and furnishes a platform for the exchange of industry best practices and business opportunities through networking events, conferences and on-line media. There are presently over 600 NPSA-member companies, representing both service-based and manufacturing enterprises in the United States and 22 other countries world-wide. The NPSA is headquartered in Kansas City, MO and its membership consists of the top portable storage providers in North America.

Dave Werner brings over 26 years of experience and expertise in the portable storage industry and has previously served and chaired numerous action committees. Dave Werner is the Managing Director and partner owner of Chicago land -based equipment rental-company that serves the majority of the Western Great Lakes region including Illinois, and Southern Wisconsin. Great Lakes Kwik Space – The leading portable storage and Chicago land.

Dave Werner’s knowledge of the industry and general business best practices along with his leadership and and integrity has led him to be elected as the Chairman of the NPSA Board of Directors.

For additional information, or to speak with a representative from the NPSA organization please contact NPSA Executive Director Joel Rathbone toll-free at 1-866-777-0635 or joel@npsa-us.org. National Portable Storage Association – 3312 Broadway, Suite 105 – Kansas City, Missouri 64111 or visit the NPSA web site at: www.npsa-us.org

Author: Geoff Fargo
Container Alliance